Research Natural Areas
William B. Critchfield RNA
William B. Critchfield RNA is on the Stanislaus National Forest
near the town of Pinecrest.
Target element: red fir (Abies magnifica)
Secondary target(s): montane meadows
General Technical Report Chapter for this RNA (pdf file)
William B. Critchfield Publications and Reports
Petersen, R. R. 1994. Establishment record for William B. Critchfield
Research Natural Area within Stanislaus National Forest in Tuolumne
County, California. Unpublished report on file, Pacific Southwest
Research Station, Albany, Calif.
Talley, S. N. 1976. An ecological survey of the Bourland Meadow
(Critchfield) candidate research natural area on the Stanislaus
National Forest. Unpublished report on file, Pacific Southwest Research
Station, Albany, Calif.